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The former deputy Labour leader, a ‘hardened atheist’, was so intrigued by British Catholics he wrote a 600-page history of them

For 50 years, the truth about Pius XII’s battle against Nazism has been suppressed. But new evidence makes his heroism undeniable

Jack Scarisbrick says that Eamon Duffy’s new study of the period is a must-read

The church of All Saints will be twinned with the Catholic parish of Ognissanti, home to the titular church of Cardinal Walter Kasper, to make the occasion

A YouTube channel featuring ‘virtual tours’ has also been launched

Thousands of records dating back to 1789 will be available to view online

For the first time in almost 2,000 years, scientists have examined Jesus’s tomb; what they have found underlines the truth of the Gospels

The decision to sign the amended peace accord was made during a meeting at a heavily guarded Catholic retreat in Bogota

The shirt worn by the saint as he contemplated a martyr’s death in the Tower of London has been encased above an altar in Buckfast Abbey

Unlike the lynch mobs of Bangladesh, the Church has nothing to fear from modern secularism